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UNM String Lab School presents concerts

UNM String Lab School presents concerts

December 01, 2016 — The UNM String Lab School to announce two sharing concerts for children studying strings on the university campus. On Friday, Dec. 2, the intermediate and advanced repertoire classes will perform at 5 p.m. in George Pearl Hall, UNM School of...

Hernandez named new UNM University Chorus conductor

Hernandez named new UNM University Chorus conductor

November 13, 2015 — Juan Hernández was recently appointed interim director of Choral Activities at the University of New Mexico, where he conducts the University Chorus and Concert Choir, and teaches Choral Conducting at the undergraduate level. Hernández, a native of ...

UNM choral groups to perform music of Morten Lauridsen

UNM choral groups to perform music of Morten Lauridsen

November 13, 2014 — The University of New Mexico College of Fine Arts' Department of Music presents the music of National Medal of Arts winner Morten Lauridsen on Thursday, Nov. 20 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Popejoy Hall on the University of New Mexico campus. UNM Director ...

Music and Anthropology focus of colloquium series

September 19, 2014 — The Musicology Colloquium series kicks off Thursday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. in Zimmerman Library, Waters Room on the UNM campus. The opening program features David Samuels, delivering "The Oldest Songs They Remember: Frances Densmore, Mountain Chief, and ...

Honors College presents the Zarzuela Project

Honors College presents the Zarzuela Project

June 26, 2014 — Manuel Areu’s music used to fill the air in 19th century Spain, Mexico and Cuba. Then it fell silent. In 1952, Frederick Sommer, a found-object artist, found reams of paper stacked in cedar chests discarded in a dumpster in Jerome, Ariz. – the chests d

Lau teaches the sultry sounds of sax

Lau teaches the sultry sounds of sax

May 01, 2014 — Think saxophone and think jazz riffs, big band beats, bebop improv and rock and roll, and the greats like John Coltrane, Charlie Parker, Jimmy Dorsey and Branford Marsalis.

Ellingboe brings ‘Defiant Requiem’ to UNM

Ellingboe brings ‘Defiant Requiem’ to UNM

April 28, 2014 — Terezín, a concentration camp in what is now the Czech Republic, was designed by the Nazis to eradicate Jewish cultural life. Among those imprisoned there was Czech conductor, composer and pianist Rafael Schächter. He led a chorus of Jewish prisoners ...

John Donald Robb Composers' Symposium: 'Beyond Borders'

March 25, 2014 — Beyond Borders is the theme of the 2014 John Donald Robb Composers’ Symposium, set for Saturday, April 5 through Thursday, April 10 at the University of New Mexico and the South Broadway Cultural Center. The centerpiece is a new multi-media chamber ...

A Tale of Two Cellos: John Donald Robb and Thomas McVeety

A Tale of Two Cellos: John Donald Robb and Thomas McVeety

February 25, 2014 — “Our paths crossed several times over the years, I really admired him, and hey - we both played cellos. I never imagined someday I would be the Robb Trust Assistant - what a privilege.” ~ Tom McVeety Born in 1892, John D. Robb was a New York City ...

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